Archive of: Sport's Features



January Issue 4 2012

Wrestlers prep for big dance

If you’ve made it this far, wresting finally gets (a little) easier.

Eagle River girls end long hoops losing streak January Issue 4 2012

Eagle River girls end long hoops losing streak

Eagle River’s girls basketball team has insisted all season that they’re an improving bunch. On Saturday, Jan. 21, the Wolves proved it with a 45-30 non conference win over Skyview in Soldotna.

January Issue 4 2012

Eagle River, Dimond ladies set to roll

The second-place Eagle River girls bowling team gained 1.5 points on Anchorage Scholastic Bowling League leaders Dimond heading into the final week of the regular season with a dominant 29.5-0.5 win over Service on Jan. 19 at Jewel Lake Bowl.

January Issue 4 2012

A family affair at the Besh Cup

Several local families road-tripped to Homer over the weekend to pick up some valuable Besh Cup Nordic ski race series points.

Girls hockey to face familiar foe in CIC tourney January Issue 4 2012

Girls hockey to face familiar foe in CIC tourney

The Chugiak-Eagle River girls hockey team will end the regular season just as it started — against familiar foe Dimond-West.

One final icy showdown January Issue 4 2012

One final icy showdown

The two-and-a-half month wait is over.

‘Only in Alaska’ January Issue 3 2012

‘Only in Alaska’

Some folks pay thousands of dollars for a trip to Alaska, where they’re often treated to a “once in a lifetime” trip aboard a dog sled driven by a professional dog musher.

Skiing: Too cold for classic January Issue 3 2012

Skiing: Too cold for classic

Freshly cut classic ski tracks glistened in the just-rising sun the morning of Saturday, Jan. 14, practically begging to be raced on.